Mon, 30 Nov 2020

Philippines President Duterte delays exit from U.S. military pact

MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines, an old American ally in Asia, is changing its view on whether to scrap a ...

Chinese auto-makers rake in profits of $64 billion Jan-Oct

BEIJING, China, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- China's auto manufacturing sector saw profits rise 6.6 percent year on year to 421.15 ...

5,400 booths subscribed for annual China-Asean Expo

Aerial photo taken on Nov. 26, 2020 shows the view of Nanning International Convention and Exhibition Center and the neighboring ...

China Focus: Tomb sheds light on ethnic fusion in ancient China

The mixture of burial customs bears witness to the inclusiveness of Chinese civilization at the time.ZHENGZHOU, Nov. 30 (Xinhua) -- ...

Canada extends security review of Chinese firm

Ottawa [Canada], November 30 (ANI): Amid the tensions between the two countries, Canada has extended a security review of the ...

Pak's first metro line, China's gift or debt trap

Islamabad [Pakistan], November 30 (ANI): Across the globe, people avoid public transport systems during the COVID-19 pandemic, Pakistan has started ...

Japan develops contactless elevators amid COVID-19

Tokyo [Japan], November 29 (ANI/Sputnik): Two Japanese developers, Hitachi Ltd. and Mitsubishi Electric, separately developed contactless elevators that do not ...

Ireland edge tenacious Georgia in Autumn Nations Cup

Ireland secured an Autumn Nations Cup playoff against Scotland next weekend with an edgy 23-10 victory over tenacious Georgia at ...

Serotonin promotes patience in parts of brain

Okinawa [Japan], November 29 (ANI): Serotonin, the hormone which determines the level of patience, has been found by a study ...

Colder winters expected in North India, says IMD

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): During the upcoming winter season from December to February, minimum temperatures 'below normal' are ...

Important to get wickets at regular intervals, says Rahul

Sydney [Australia], November 29 (ANI): After suffering two successive defeats against Australia, India vice-captain KL Rahul said that the side ...

Protests in Nepal against China over atrocities on Uyghur

Pokhara [Nepal], November 29 (ANI): Muslims in Nepal on Sunday organised a protest against atrocities on Uyghur Muslims in the ...

Batting with more finesse now and it's working, says Smith

Sydney [Australia], November 29 (ANI): After scoring back-to-back centuries against India, Australia batsman Steve Smith said a changed batting approach ...

Finch gives injury update on Warner

Sydney [Australia], November 29 (ANI): After registering a win by 51 runs in the second ODI of the three-match series ...

Pandya gave away the bowling plan: Kohli

Sydney [Australia], November 29 (ANI): After coming up short by 51 runs in the second ODI of the three-match series ...

Another Smith ton as Kohli misses out and Australia take ODI series

Another pulsating Steve Smith century and two flying outfield catches clinched the one-day international series for Australia with a 51-run ...

DENR, JICA inaugurate hanging bridge in Carranglan

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, Nov.29 (PIA) -- Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and Japan International Cooperation Agency ...

Australia gain unassailable 2-0 lead in three-match series

Sydney [Australia], November 29 (ANI): Australia displayed an all-round performance to outclass India by 51 runs in the second ODI ...

Kohli completes 22,000 runs in international cricket

Sydney [Australia], November 29 (ANI): India skipper Virat Kohli on Sunday added another feather to his prestigious cap as he ...

Marriage proposal during second ODI at SCG wins hearts

Sydney [Australia], November 29 (ANI): While Australia and India were fighting the on-field battle in the second ODI, there was ...

IAF rescues COVID positive scientists from Central Asia

By Ajit K DubeyNew Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): The Indian Air Force (IAF) carried out a special rescue mission ...

Warner to have scans for groin injury

Sydney [Australia], November 29 (ANI): Australia's opening David Warner will be undergoing scans later today for a groin injury he ...

Over 10 trapped in flooded coal mine in central China

CHANGSHA, Nov. 29 (Xinhua) -- More than 10 people have been trapped after a coal mine was flooded in central ...

China's Chang'e-5 probe enters lunar orbit

BEIJING, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- China's Chang'e-5 probe decelerated and entered the lunar orbit on Saturday, completing a vital step ...

PM Modi hails New Zealand MP for taking oath in Sanskrit

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hailed Indian-Origin New Zealand MP Dr Gaurav Sharma, ...

North Korea restrictions at borders due to COVID-19

Pyongyang [North Korea], November 29 (ANI): North Korea has enforced stricter control measures at state borders in the wake of ...

PM Modi greets citizens ahead of Guru Nanak Jayanti

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday extended greetings to people on the eve of ...

Australians Warned of Floods, Storms as Summer Approaches

SYDNEY - Australia's approaching summer is forecast to be wet with an increased risk of floods and tropical cyclones, according ...

Australia score in the allotted fifty overs against India

Sydney [Australia], November 29 (ANI): Steve Smith and David Warner played knocks of 104 and 83 respectively as Australia posted ...

Poverty relief album: Dulong people embrace modern life at faster pace

TOP: Undated file photo shows Dulong residents crossing a rattan bridge in Dulongjiang Township of Gongshan Dulong and Nu Autonomous ...

SA retailers turn from China to source local clothes

South African retailers including The Foschini Group and Woolworths are increasing investment in local clothing manufacturers - both to reduce ...

Top economists want JobSeeker boosted by $100+ per week and tied to wages

Once about as high as the pension, the JobSeeker (Newstart) unemployment payment has fallen shockingly low compared to living standards.It's ...

450 more COVID-19 cases in S Korea

Seoul [South Korea], November 29 (ANI/Xinhua): South Korea reported 450 more cases of COVID-19 as of midnight Saturday compared to ...

Jones relieved as England avoid more 'Psycho' drama in Wales

Eddie Jones praised England for avoiding more "Psycho horror movie drama" on Welsh soil following a 24-13 Autumn Nations Cup ...

Relieved All Blacks coach Foster lives to fight another day

All Blacks coach Ian Foster was a relieved man Sunday after New Zealand restored order by thumping Argentina, saying his ...

Britain's Johnson Asks Lawmakers to Back a Tougher Lockdown

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is asking lawmakers to support new, tiered restrictions to keep the nation's hospitals from becoming ...

Australia win toss, opt to bat against India

Sydney [Australia], November 29 (ANI): Australia won the toss and opted to bat first against India in the second ODI ...

Will Kohli roll his arm over, asks Warne

Sydney [Australia], November 29 (ANI): Former cricketer Shane Warne on Sunday said he is interested to see what changes India ...

Possible factors leading to obesity: Study

Tokyo [Japan], November 29 (ANI): Research-based on 5,425 citizens' responses to a questionnaire survey has illuminated that obesity causes are ...

Biden risky for Chinese economy, likely to impose sanctions

Beijing [China], November 29 (ANI): As tensions between the US and China continue to worsen under the current President Donald ...

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Suicide car bomber kills and wounds scores in Afghanistan

GHAZNI, Afghanistan - At least 31 people were killed in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan's Ghazni province on Sunday, ...

Philippines President Duterte delays exit from U.S. military pact

MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines, an old American ally in Asia, is changing its view on whether to scrap a ...

Trump now formally on the way out, but will never be forgotten

On the eve of his defeat as President of the United States, Donald Trump chose not to utter so much ...

Toll of farmers killed in Nigeria rises to 110

Abuja [Nigeria], November 30 (ANI/Xinhua): The death toll from an attack on farmers in a village in Nigeria's northeastern state ...

Monolith Mystery Deepens as Utah Desert Object Vanishes

No word as to whether Star Trek's Scotty beamed it up, but the mysterious, shiny monolith that was spotted in ...

Iran's lawmakers pass bill to boost nuclear activity

Tehran [Iran], November 30 (ANI/Sputnik): The Iranian parliament has passed a bill, dubbed "The strategic measure for the removal of ...

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